Senior Citizen Program Aide

Applications closing on March 19, 2021, 04:30 PM

  • Job TypePart Time
  • Package$14.33 hr

The Office on Aging, Disabilities, and Community Programming is accepting applications for Senior Citizen Program Aide for their Nutrition Program. This program offers home delivered meals and congregate mid-day meals to Morris County seniors.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Under direction performs a variety of tasks to assist the Morris County Nutrition Program serving congregate meals, and delivering home delivered meals to county residents 60 and over. Serves as a substitute driver for the Nutrition Program, when necessary. • Utilizes a county vehicle to transport Home Delivered Meals and other items to participants • Packaging hot meals for home deliveries. • Preparing center for congregate clients. • Serving of meals in dining area to congregate. • Cleaning responsibilities of kitchen utensils and assist in kitchen preparations and clean up on a daily basis. • Supplies stored orderly and inventory stocked • Supply site coverage for the Site Manager when needed • Ability to interpret rules and regulations and apply them to specific situations. • Ability to maintain essential records and files. • Checks, cleans, and performs minor servicing of vehicles • Assume other duties as assigned by management.

Appointee must possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey, with a positive driving record • Ability to relate to program participants and to deal efficiently with their needs and problems. • Follow instructions and provide necessary assistance to those in need. • Utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by the agency. • Ability to read, write, speak, understand, and communicate in English sufficiently to perform duties of this position.

Department and Division
Human Services

Job Location
Street Address
Various Nutrition Sites throughout Morris County

Morristown, NJ 07960